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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 53%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 03' North
Longitude: 173° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.23 meters/second, 1570.4 km/hour, 975.8 miles/hour or 848.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.26 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 32' 21.6"975.68 miwest0° 08' 03.6"9.24 minorth975.44 mi
24 hours348° 52' 29.6"746.61 miwest2° 53' 35.2"198.94 minorth767.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroSat 6:26 PM823 km511 miles444 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandSat 6:26 PM974 km605 miles526 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaSat 6:26 PM1402 km871 miles757 nmSouth S
YarenSat 6:26 PM1793 km1114 miles968 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 7:26 PM1804 km1121 miles974 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandFri 6:26 PM1858 km1154 miles1003 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirSat 5:26 PM1903 km1183 miles1028 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSat 6:26 PM2562 km1592 miles1384 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSat 5:26 PM3025 km1880 miles1634 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 7:26 PM3061 km1902 miles1653 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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